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[Photograph of a large group of people at a Liberty ship launching, J.A. Jones Construction Company shipyard, Brunswick, Georgia, 1943]

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Title: [Photograph of a large group of people at a Liberty ship launching, J.A. Jones Construction Company shipyard, Brunswick, Georgia, 1943]
Crowd at Liberty ship launching 1943
Date: 1943
Description: Group of civilians watching a ship launching in the shipyard of the J.A. Jones Construction Company in Brunswick, Georgia. The shipyard and workers sporting hard hats can be seen in the background.

Original photograph scanned by the Brunswick-Glynn County Library. Described by the Digital Library of Georgia as a part of Georgia HomePLACE: an initiative of the Georgia Public Library Service and GALILEO.

Subjects: J.A. Jones Construction Company | Liberty ships--Georgia--Brunswick | Ships--Launching | Shipbuilding--Georgia--Brunswick | Shipyards--Georgia--Brunswick | Rites and ceremonies--Georgia--Brunswick | United States--Social life and customs | World War, 1939-1945--War work | Brunswick (Ga.) | Glynn County (Ga.)
Contributors: Three Rivers Regional Library System (Ga.)
Online Publisher: [Athens, Ga] : Digital Library of Georgia, 2005
Original Material: Photograph held by the Special Collections, Brunswick-Glynn County Library, Three Rivers Regional Library System, J.A. Jones Construction Company collection, Photographs series, Ship launchings subseries, notebook 1, photograph 1-28.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: [title of photograph, series, notebook number, photograph number], J.A. Jones Construction Company records, Three Rivers Regional Library System, as presented in the Digital Library of Georgia

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Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/vsbg/id:jaj028

Related Institutions: Digital Library of Georgia
Brunswick-Glynn County Library. Special Collections
Collection Information: Ships for Victory: J.A. Jones Construction Company and Liberty Ships in Brunswick, Georgia